Anglo-American is a term usually implying a relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom (specifically England), or the two countries' shared language (English) and/or cultural heritage. In this context the term may refer to:
English American, a person from the United States whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in England
A person from the United States who speaks English as their first language (see American English)
A collective term referring to those countries that have similar legal systems based on common law
The Anglo-American was an Englishmotor tricycle produced by a York company from 1899 to 1900. The company also offered motors that it claimed were "manufactured throughout in our own works", but which were most likely Continental imports.
Anglo American plc is a multinational mining company based in Johannesburg, South Africa and London, United Kingdom. It is the world's largest producer of platinum, with around 40% of world output. As well as being a major producer of diamonds, copper, nickel, iron ore and metallurgical and thermal coal. The company has operations in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America and South America.
In December 2015 the company announced that after a US$3 billion loss in the first half of 2015, it would be undergoing a restructure, including the loss of 85,000 jobs out of 135,000.
1917 to 1990
Sir Ernest Oppenheimer, along with the American bank J.P. Morgan & Co., founded the Anglo American Corporation. A gold mining company, in 1917 with £1million, raised from UK and US sources, and ultimately derived the name of the company.
The AAC became the majority stakeholder in the De Beers company in 1926, a company formerly controlled by Alfred Beit, a fellow Jewish-German emigre of the Oppenheimers. Two years following, the AAC began mining in the Zambian copper belt.
Anglo American announced plans to spin off its thermal coal operations to Thungela Resources following years of pursuing a responsible transition away from fossil fuels ... “We've seen South32, Anglo American, BHP Billiton and Glencore make efforts to reduce or limit their thermal coal exposure.
Exxaro's disinvestment in ECC, the owner of the Dorstfontein, Forzando and Tumelo mines came a day after global diversified mining giant Anglo American plc confirmed the spinning off of its South African thermal coal assets into an entity called Thungela Resources.
Anglo American Plc will separate its South African coal mines into a new business this year, as the company accelerates its response to investor pressure over the most-polluting fuel ... Investors will receive one Thungela share for every ten Anglo American shares that they hold ... Anglo previously sold a group of mines to Seriti Resources Holdings Ltd.
Anglo American will demerge its South African thermal coal operations ... Anglo American said in December it would divest from its South African and Colombian thermal coal operations by mid-2023 ... Anglo American shareholders will hold 100% of the issued share capital of Thungela, receiving one Thungela share for every 10 Anglo American shares they hold.
Anglo American has consistently been offloading coal operations since 2014 ... “The proposed demerger recognizes the diverse range of views held by Anglo American’s shareholders in relation to thermal coal,” the company said ... While Anglo American is moving away from the most ...
Mining giant Anglo American, on the other hand, was a hit with traders after unveiling plans to spin off its thermal coal division. Miners such as Anglo (up 3.2 per cent, or 96p, to 3084p) have come under criticism for operating coal mines from investors who want them to do more to tackle climate change.
Mine field. The passions aroused by king coal as the world speeds towards clean energy have been symbolised by planning delays to a new deep mine in Cumbria... Anglo American is seeking to underline its environmental credentials by de-merging its South African thermal coal deposits, renaming them Thungela, and listing on Johannesburg and London.
DUBLIN ...AirlineRyanair Holdings shed 2.22 per cent to €16.515 ... Mining giant, Anglo American, gave the blue-chip FTSE 100 index one of its biggest boosts on Thursday, climbing 3.21 per cent to 3,084p. The multi-national earlier announced plans to spin off its African coal mining operations ... The Anglo-Swedish drugmaker’s shares climbed 2 per cent ... US ... .
DUBLIN ...AirlineRyanair Holdings shed 2.22 per cent to €16.515 ... LONDON ... Mining giant Anglo American gave the blue-chip FTSE 100 index one of its biggest boosts on Thursday, climbing 3.21 per cent to 3,084p. The multinational earlier announced plans to spin off its African coal mining operations ... The Anglo-Swedish drugmaker’s shares climbed 2 per cent ... .
“We don’t believe that Anglo AmericanPLC and the Republic of Botswana want to allow De Beers staff to create a giant mine landfill on our Traditional Territory,” he said. De Beers is owned 85% by Anglo American Plc , a British multi-national mining company, and 15% by the Republic of Botswana.